Midterm Test

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Midterm Test A Simulation Purpose: To test your ability to construct an action plan based on concepts related to effective schools, teaching and learning. Description: You are a newly hired teacher at Wentworth School (you decide grade or subject area). The principal, Mr. Frank Kinningham, meets with the staff members at the school to outline his expectations for the new school year: “Staff members, here at Wentworth, we operate a program based on the constructivist approach to learning. The first element of our school philosophy is as follows: We believe that every student is entitled to a well-planned, well-organized and well-implemented instructional program is a warm and supportive school setting. The second element of our philosophy is: We are a learning school. This means not only that our commitment is to student learning, but also to staff learning. As a staff, we have made a commitment to the acquisition and use of the latest research on teaching and learning and effective instruction. Considering these two major tenets of our philosophy, I am requesting that each staff member develop a plan of action for this school year. This plan of action should include 5- 8 major objectives that would enhance the quality of teaching and student learning. You should include a statement of rationale for each objective. Under each of these objectives, I would like for you to include 3-5 specific strategies that you will use to reach your objectives. Here at Wentworth, our student body is becoming much more diverse; we are offering a variety of special education programs, programs for second language learners and programs for the gifted and talented. I would like for you to include one objective that would relate to teaching for diversity, acceptance and inclusion. As a staff, we have also made a commitment to the use of technology to enhance the
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